John G. Hummel, 75, formerly of Bryan passed away Friday afternoon at the Tuscany House in Summerfield, Florida. He was born on July 4, 1939 in Joliet, Illinois to Stuart K. and Astrid G. (Erickson) Hummel. John graduated from Shorewood High School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1957. He then attended the University of Wisconsin for a year prior to serving his country in The United States Air Force. On July 27, 1963 he married Sharon K. Brannan at Andrew’s Air Force Base and she survives.
John retired as a Master Sergeant from the United States Air Force in 1979 after 21 years of service. He then worked for Aeroquip Corp in Arkansas and for the City of Bryan, retiring in 1999 after 10 years as a Power Plant Operator / Maintenance. John was a life member of the Sherwood V.F.W. and T.R.E.A. (The Retired Enlisted Association).
He is survived by his wife Sharon; two sons, Duane (Veneldia) Hummel of Bryan and Jeffrey (Stacie) Hummel of Defiance; one sister Jeanette (Jim) Ragan of Cambria, California; and five grandchildren; and three great grandchildren
John was preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Interment will follow at Fountain Grove Cemetery in Bryan. Donations may be made to the Northwest Ohio Heart Association or to the Alzheimer’s Association for research. Online condolences can be left for the family atwww.thethompsonfuneralhome.com.
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